Remodeling and room additions have gained popularity in last year. New home renovation shows have exploded while the invention of Pinterest continues to inspire homeowners to think outside the box. Room additions top the chart as one of the coolest home renovations to consider but can be a scary undertaking. No homeowner wants to make the wrong decision when it comes to remodeling, which is why we put together these three reasons to consider a room addition. [Read more…]
One of the most used and important rooms of any house is the kitchen, and nothing is worse than having a sad looking kitchen that you have to spend all of your time in. Unfortunately, a kitchen remodel can get costly very quick and no one wants to break the bank on updating a few appliances. Renovating on a budget can be tough, but not impossible. With patience and help from the right contractors, you can refresh your kitchen space for $5,000 or less.
When comparing the several options of what to fill your Arizona lawn with: grass lawn, gravel, gardens, or walkways, Fix My House highly recommends planting desert landscaping above all else. Desert landscaping plants are much more suitable for the Arizona climate because they require less daily maintenance and can survive in almost any weather condition year-round. These plants also don’t require that you to go outside and water them every morning or night, much less install some expensive sprinkler system. The cost of owning a lawn with grass adds up quickly. [Read more…]
Everybody loves a good DIY project that makes you feel self sufficient and accomplished, but what happens when something goes horribly wrong? What happens when you finish your big project but then find out that it’s structure goes against the codes or permits in your area? This is when having a professional licensed contractor at your side becomes extremely beneficial because they will have knowledge of what’s okay to install in your neighborhood. They are more aware of important regulations and can get the job done in a more quick and efficient manner. If you’re not sure whether to bring a contractor into your project or not, here are some wise reasons to do: [Read more…]
Spring is the perfect season to spend time enjoying the outdoors. With great weather to welcome you, you may want to start prepping your deck. Designing your deck can be a complicated process that requires a lot of precision and planning. It’s important to be aware of your landscaping decisions and that what you’re replacing may affect the layout of your supply lines. Having the help of a professional is the easiest way to get your deck designs done in a timely manner and within your budget. Here are some of our favorite designs and advice to refresh your deck: